Portrait Flask

Byron and Scott flask

19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

McKearin-Wilson, GI-114 Van Rensselaer, 17 GVI

Dimensions

15.24 x 8.89 x 5.08 cm (6 x 3 1/2 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

1987.726

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Olive green glass with plain lip and rough pontil.
Obverse and reverse: Draped bust in classical style. The bust facing left (reverse) has commonly been called Byron and the other facing right (obverse) has been called Scott.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Philip B. Holmes in honor of George C. Seybolt